Human Papillomavirus Infection and Knowledge and Attitudes About HPV Vaccines Among Men Who Have Sex With Men (MSM)

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified February 2011 by Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
First Posted : February 23, 2011
Last Update Posted : February 23, 2011
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Brief Summary:
This is a observational study aims to assess anal and genital human papillomavirus (HPV) infection status among men who have sex with men (MSM) in China, and their knowledge and attitude about HPV vaccine.

Condition or disease
HPV Infection HIV Infection Syphilis

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 3000 participants
Observational Model: Ecologic or Community
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Study Start Date : July 2011

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
A total of 3,000 eligible men who have sex with men (MSM) with 300 from each city will be enrolled from ten cities (BeiJing, ShangHai, TianJin, ChongQing, GuangZhou, ZhengZhou, Harbin, ShenYang, ChengDu, and KunMing) by the local CDCs and non-government MSM organizations

Inclusion Criteria:

  • ≥ 18 years old;
  • Ever had homosexual behaviors in the past 12 months;
  • Willing to take tests for HIV/HPV infection;
  • Physically able and willing to provide written informed consent.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01300689

Contact: XiangWei Li, MD 86-10-67855012

China, Beijing
Institute of Pathogen Biology (IPB) Not yet recruiting
Beijing, Beijing, China, 100730
Contact: Yu Yang, MD   
Principal Investigator: Lei Gao, Ph. D.         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences
Principal Investigator: Lei Gao, Ph.D. Institute of Pathogen Biology (IPB), CAMS&PUMC

Responsible Party: Lei Gao, Institute of Pathogen Biology, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences & Peking Union Medical College Identifier: NCT01300689     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: HPV and MSM in China
First Posted: February 23, 2011    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 23, 2011
Last Verified: February 2011

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Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Communicable Diseases
HIV Infections
Papillomavirus Infections
Lentivirus Infections
Retroviridae Infections
RNA Virus Infections
Virus Diseases
Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Viral
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Immunologic Deficiency Syndromes
Immune System Diseases
DNA Virus Infections
Tumor Virus Infections
Treponemal Infections
Gram-Negative Bacterial Infections
Bacterial Infections
Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Bacterial
Spirochaetales Infections
Genital Diseases, Male
Genital Diseases, Female